TITLE

The Decca Tree

AUTHOR(S)
Streicher, Ron
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Mix;Sep2003, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers insights on combining the best attributes of coincident and spaced microphones, which represent two basic but radically different approaches to stereophonic recording. Overview of the Blumlein coincident microphone technique; Historical overview of the Decca Tree technique; Evolution of the surround-sound Decca Tree.
ACCESSION #
11360970

 

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